Eventually everything connects - people, ideas, objects.
The quality of the connections is the key to quality per se.
What connects two thousand years of genocide? Too much power in too few hands.
For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.
Humankind has not woven the web of life.
We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
You're going through the horror of it, you're going through the isolation of it but you're being empowered by reminding yourself that you're connected to everybody else.
I figured if the plane goes down, I'll go with a great genius and will always have my name connected with his.
We build too many walls and not enough bridges.
The purpose of empowerment is to urge you towards freedom, to help each of you to break free of all limitations. It is that freedom that will give you eternal happiness and finally connect you with the unconditional realization of TRUTH.
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds;
it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
Lying is an attempt to bridge a gap, to connect our wishes and our fantasies, about who we wish we were, how we could be, with what we're really like.
We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us. So when we say that we have lost our connection to nature, we have lost our connection to ourselves.
I have my foggy and my fine days within me; my prosperity or misfortune has little to do with the matter.
I like to connect to people in the virtual world, exchanging thoughts and ideas, when in the physical world we might never have the opportunity to cross paths.
You can't connect the dots looking forward;
you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.
The people who are meant to be in your life will always gravitate back towards you, no matter how far they wander.
If I can make a connection, one connection, to any one listener in the world, I consider that successful.
That's always something that's really important for an actor - to find an opportunity to do a scene where there is a moment like that, where you manage to connect with everyone.
Satellite communications connect television screens in Japan with television cameras in England, and the distance of half a world loses its meaning.
Think reputation, not ranking... Connection, not network... Loyalty, not celebrity.
I wanted to connect all people who are thinking about peace on Earth.
There is a connection, hard to explain logically but easy to feel, between achievement in public life and progress in the arts. The age of Pericles was also the age of Phidias. The age of Lorenzo de Medici was also the age of Leonardo da Vinci. The age of Elizabeth was also the age of Shakespeare. And the New Frontier for which I campaign in public life, can also be a New Frontier for American art.
Only connect! That was the whole of her sermon.
Only connect the prose and the passion, and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its height. Live in fragments no longer. Only connect, and the beast and the monk, robbed of the isolation that is life to either, will die.
Learn how to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else!
There's a compelling reason to master information and news.
Clearly there will be better job and financial opportunities. Other high stakes will be missed by people if they don't master and connect information.
We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with others; and along those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.
The most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen.
Just listen. Perhaps the most important thing we ever give each other is our attention... A loving silence often has far more power to heal and to connect than the most well-intentioned words.
You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.
How many hopes and fears, how many ardent wishes and anxious apprehensions are twisted together in the threads that connect the parent with the child!
Any perception can connect us to reality properly and fully.
What we see doesn't have to be pretty, particularly; we can appreciate anything that exists. There is some principle of magic in everything, some living quality. Something living, something real, is taking place in everything.
Secrets can take many forms. They can be shocking or silly or soulful. They can connect us with our deepest humanity, or with people we'll never meet.
[Good leaders] have tried to connect worlds they didn't know existed before.
They've built bridges, and they've walked across them. They have a sense of the great arc of time and their tiny place in it.
The most favorite TEDTalks are those that feature topics we can connect with, both easily and deeply, such as happiness, our own body, food, emotions.
As a street performer, I learned that everybody wants to connect.
And that if you're a bit extraordinary, if you're not exactly of human appearance, then people will feel inclined to participate and to feel out loud.
We've got the science, we've had the debate.
The moral imperative is on the table. Great creativity is needed to take it all, make it simple and sharp. To make it connect. To make it make people want to act.
In a broadcast society, there were these gatekeepers, the editors, and they controlled the flows of information. Along came the Internet and it swept them out of the way, and it allowed all of us to connect together, and it was awesome. But that's not actually what's happening right now.
We really need the Internet to be that thing that we all dreamed of it being.
We need it to connect us all together. We need it to introduce us to new ideas and new people and different perspectives. And it's not going to do that if it leaves us all isolated in a Web of one.
In the past it would take you weeks, if not months, to identify how Iranian activists connect to each other. Now you know how they connect to each other by looking at their Facebook page. KGB ... used to torture in order to get this data.
I believe that music is connected by human passions and curiosities rather than by marketing strategies.
Creativity is the power to connect the seemingly unconnected.
It is the function of creative man to perceive and to connect the seemingly unconnected.
Mothers and daughters can stay very connected during teenage years.
In the middle of your life, you can become very alone. Even though you're connected deeply to other family members, lovers, husbands, friends.
The shows at the Hilton are the most exciting shows I've ever done.
The stage is huge, but the theater is intimate, so we can have a magnificent production and still connect with the audience.
Your connections might get you in the door, but it won't keep you there.
And if you haven't prepared, you'll suck.
The biggest compliment to me is that guys really approach me and they have a connection with me, so there must be something I'm doing that is authentic, otherwise they wouldn't connect with me so strongly. It's a real compliment.
A lot of people think I'm that guy in 'Betsy's Wedding', but I'm not.
What it is for me is that, on some level, I connect with the character emotionally.
What we're always looking for is weird social issues and weird connections to make. Luckily for them, there's no shortage of material.
In life I've learned one thing; if you want to be good you have to connect with the best people. So I got very close to the high-stakes players here. I get to watch them and play with them a little bit.
And this administration and this House leadership have said, quote-unquote, they will stop at nothing to pass this health care bill. And now they've gotten rid of me and it will pass. You connect the dots.